The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Operations Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 805 849 848
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 70 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.038% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.040% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 64 37 11
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +31.41%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 29 £65,000 +36.84%
South East +17 13 £45,000 -25.00% 1
East Midlands - 11 £37,000 -
West Midlands -13 7 £50,000 -1.96% 2
East of England - 7 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 85 (67.46%) SIEM
2 76 (60.32%) Information Security
3 58 (46.03%) Firewall
4 50 (39.68%) Intrusion Detection
5 48 (38.10%) Windows
6 40 (31.75%) Management Information System
7 37 (29.37%) Penetration Testing
7 37 (29.37%) CISSP
8 36 (28.57%) Cisco
9 35 (27.78%) Linux
10 31 (24.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 29 (23.02%) Finance
12 28 (22.22%) ITIL
13 25 (19.84%) Malware Analysis
14 24 (19.05%) McAfee
15 23 (18.25%) Incident Management
15 23 (18.25%) Kalman Filter
15 23 (18.25%) Vulnerability Management
16 22 (17.46%) Reverse Engineering
17 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (15.87%) Banking
18 19 (15.08%) Cyber Security
19 18 (14.29%) Snort
19 18 (14.29%) UNIX
19 18 (14.29%) E-Commerce
20 17 (13.49%) TCP/IP
20 17 (13.49%) Network Security
21 16 (12.70%) Security Cleared
21 16 (12.70%) Cisco ASA
21 16 (12.70%) Risk Assessment

Security Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (11.11%) Apache
1 14 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.59%) SAS
2 2 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.59%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 58 (46.03%) Firewall
2 50 (39.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (13.49%) TCP/IP
3 17 (13.49%) Network Security
4 16 (12.70%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (7.94%) Wireshark
5 10 (7.94%) Wireless
6 9 (7.14%) Wireless Security
7 8 (6.35%) Internet
7 8 (6.35%) LDAP
7 8 (6.35%) LAN
7 8 (6.35%) WAN
8 7 (5.56%) tcpdump
8 7 (5.56%) FTP
9 6 (4.76%) HTTP
10 5 (3.97%) NetScreen
10 5 (3.97%) SMTP
11 2 (1.59%) DNS
12 1 (0.79%) IPsec
12 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (2.38%) Big Data
General
1 29 (23.02%) Finance
2 20 (15.87%) Banking
3 15 (11.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.38%) Law
4 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.38%) Electronics
4 3 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) SAML
1 4 (3.17%) REST
1 4 (3.17%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.75%) Management Information System
2 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.73%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.17%) SCADA
6 4 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.38%) DTV
8 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.79%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (38.10%) Windows
2 35 (27.78%) Linux
3 18 (14.29%) UNIX
4 6 (4.76%) Solaris
5 2 (1.59%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.59%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (67.46%) SIEM
2 76 (60.32%) Information Security
3 37 (29.37%) Penetration Testing
4 31 (24.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 28 (22.22%) ITIL
6 25 (19.84%) Malware Analysis
7 23 (18.25%) Incident Management
7 23 (18.25%) Kalman Filter
7 23 (18.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 22 (17.46%) Reverse Engineering
9 19 (15.08%) Cyber Security
10 18 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 16 (12.70%) Risk Assessment
12 15 (11.90%) Patch Management
13 14 (11.11%) Data Security
14 11 (8.73%) Analytics
14 11 (8.73%) Data Visualisation
14 11 (8.73%) Open Source
14 11 (8.73%) Wealth Management
15 10 (7.94%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.97%) C
2 1 (0.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (29.37%) CISSP
2 16 (12.70%) Security Cleared
3 15 (11.90%) Degree
4 14 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 14 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (11.11%) CCNP
5 13 (10.32%) CISM
5 13 (10.32%) CEH
6 9 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 9 (7.14%) GIAC
7 8 (6.35%) CCNA
8 5 (3.97%) CCSE
8 5 (3.97%) GCIA
8 5 (3.97%) GCIH
8 5 (3.97%) CCSA
8 5 (3.97%) JNCIA
8 5 (3.97%) JNCIE
8 5 (3.97%) CISA
9 3 (2.38%) ACSA
9 3 (2.38%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 10 (7.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (14.29%) Snort
2 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.59%) vSphere
4 2 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (3.97%) Nessus
3 3 (2.38%) Nmap
4 2 (1.59%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (28.57%) Cisco
2 24 (19.05%) McAfee
3 14 (11.11%) ArcSight
4 13 (10.32%) Sourcefire
5 12 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 12 (9.52%) Splunk
6 9 (7.14%) Juniper
7 6 (4.76%) SAP
7 6 (4.76%) Citrix
8 5 (3.97%) LogRhythm
9 4 (3.17%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.17%) VMware
9 4 (3.17%) LogLogic
10 3 (2.38%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.38%) HP
10 3 (2.38%) Symantec
10 3 (2.38%) Websense
11 2 (1.59%) IBM
11 2 (1.59%) Sage
11 2 (1.59%) Cyber-Ark
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